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1 - 5 February 2024 | Hotel Clarks Amer, Jaipur

Shyam Selvadurai

Shyam Selvadurai is the writer of many novels which have been published internationally and translated into 9 languages. His Funny Boy was made into a film, for which Selvadurai won the New York Cinema Independent Award for Best Adapted Screenplay. His new novel is Mansion of the Moon, a historical novel about the Buddha’s wife, published by Knopf and Penguin India.

Selvadurai’s visit to the Jaipur Literature Festival is sponsored by the Canada Council for the Arts.

Sessions

02 Feb | 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM | Venue - HAWTHORNDEN FOUNDATION MUGHAL TENT

43.Yashodhara and Women of the Sangha

Shyam Selvadurai and Vanessa R. Sasson in conversation with Arundhathi Subramaniam ; Introduced by the Deputy High Commissioner of Canada to India, Stewart Wheeler


05 Feb | 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM | Venue - CHARBAGH

198. Vichitra : Queer Conversations

Ishani Kar-Purkayastha, Shyam Selvadurai and Anish Gawande in conversation with Eric Chopra


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